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Santa Catarina

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Santa Catarina
Location
Santa Catarina in Brazil.svg
Flag
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Quick Facts
Capital Florianópolis
Government Brazilian State
Currency Real (R$) (BRL)
Area 95,346.181 km2
Population 6,634,250 (2013 est.)
Language Official:Portuguese
Regionally Spoken: Kaingang, Guaraní, Italian, German, Talian
Religion n/a
Electricity In general 127V/60Hz with some cities using 220V/60Hz (North American or European plug)
Time Zone UTC -3/-2

Santa Catarina is a state in the southern region of Brazil. It is situated between Parana and Rio Grande do Sul.

For other places with the same name, see Santa Catarina (disambiguation).

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Regional map of Santa Catarina
Greater Florianópolis
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Serrana
South
Itajaí Valley

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  • Santa Catarina Island (commonly called Florianópolis) — between São Paulo and Porto Alegre, this island is one of the top travel destinations in south Brazil, with its 42 beaches and incredible landscape

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  • Beer - high quality beer from local microbreweries Einsebahn and Bierland, in Blumenau, Schornstein in Pomerode, and Zehn Bier in Brusque
  • Wine - investments are being made to produce good wine in São Joaquim
  • Cachaça - high quality cachaças can be found in Luis Alves and many other small cities, and Florianópolis also has a few good brands, as Cachaça Intisica

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